SEFCE Symposium 2019

THE CURRICULUM OF THE FUTURE

25 October 2019, Chancellor's Building, Little France

FREE to all NHS and University staff who teach Edinburgh medical students

The South East Faculty of Clinical Educators are pleased to announce their eighth symposium to be held in the afternoon of Friday, 25 October 2019.  We are delighted that Dr Vybarr Cregan-Reid, Reader in English & Environmental Humanities at University of Kent Rutherford College, will be delivering the keynote lecture.  

Vybarr Cregan-Reid is an author and academic who has written widely on the subjects of literature, health, nature and the environment. His current book is Primate Change: How the World We Made is Remaking Us. It was adapted into a series for the BBC World Service and aired earlier this year in over 200 countries. He has written for The Guardian, Telegraph, The Observer, The Sunday Times, to name but a few, and his work has featured on ITV, Sky News, NPR, Radio 3, Radio 4, Radio Scotland. 

Provisional Programme

12.30pm  Registration

1.15pm    Welcome and introduction (Debbie Aitken, Director Clinical Educator Programme, University of Edinburgh)

1.30pm    Presentation of 2019 SEFCE Teaching Awards and CEP Level 3 Certificates

                 (Professor Peter Mathieson, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, University of Edinburgh) 

2.00pm    Workshops

1.

Supporting trainers/learners and the implied contract

 

2.

LGBTQ+

 

3.

Neurodiversity

 

4.

Improving the learning environment

 

5.

Simulation

 

6.

Assessment

 

7.

Supporting the student/trainee

 

8.

Mentoring

 

3.30pm     Tea/coffee break

4.00pm     Plenary Lecture (Dr Vybarr Cregan-Reid, Reader in English & Environmental Humanities, University of Kent Rutherford College)

5.00pm     Closing Remarks (Dr David Kluth, Head of Medical Education, University of Edinburgh)

To book a place: https://edinburgh.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/sefce-symposium-registration-2019

Further information on this event will be provided in due course